“RIB has arrested Ndabereye Augustin, the vice Mayor in charge of Economic development in Musanze district over an alleged assault of his wife. He is held at Muhoza RIB Station as his case file is being processed,” reads RIB tweet.
It is said that Ndabereye was taken to RIB station in Musanze today morning after beating and seriously injuring his wife over domestic disputes.
IGIHE has learned that the husband pulled her wife’s hair that she was injured and taken Ruhengeri hospital in the Musanze district.
The Governor of Northern Province, Jean Marie Vianney Gatabazi confirmed to IGIHE that Ndabereye is suspected of beating her wife.
“We have warned him several times. We hope justice will prevail because such behaviors should not characterize a leader,” he said.
Governor Gatabazi appealed to leaders to be exemplary turning against any vices that might discredit them among citizens.